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Published: 02 May 2019

296 Pages


ISBN: 9780190055868

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Theorizing Race in the Americas

Douglass, Sarmiento, Du Bois, and Vasconcelos

Juliet Hooker

  • The first book to simultaneously analyze U.S. African-American and Latin American political thinkers and their ideas about race
  • Transforms understandings of prominent U.S. African-American and Latin American intellectuals through a hemispheric analysis
  • Challenges political theory's preoccupation with East/West comparisons by foregrounding the Americas
  • Brings African-American and Latin American political thought into conversation and shows how each discipline was developed through transnational intellectual exchanges
  • Maps a genealogy of racial thought in the Americas.

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